Foreman Electrician - Kings Bay Base

Raleigh-Durham, NC

Posted Jan 31, 2023

Electrical Foreman  



The Foreman is primarily responsible for supervising and coordinating all the workings at a job site including a crew of electricians, apprentices, and laborers. They will establish and adjust work timelines to meet the construction schedule for the project, and organize and coordinate all project materials and equipment. The Foreman will also ensure that all work installed is completed in accordance with the standards set forth by EIG, LLC—all work will be completed on budget, on time, and in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes, and industry standards. The successful candidate possesses: 



  • Experience using hand tools, small power tools, shop machines, and heavy equipment. 

  • Experience inspecting installation sites. 

  • Experience studying work orders, building plans, and installation manuals to determine materials requirements and installations procedures. 

  • Experience reading contract drawings. 

  • Experience installing and mounting electronic controls, device panels, sensors, and components. 

  • Experience installing, assembling, testing, and maintaining electrical or electronic wiring, conduit, wiring, cable, equipment, components, and devices associated with 

electrical equipment following drawings of electrical layouts and building plans. 

  • Ability to perform interlock wiring as required. 

  • Experience testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures using testing devices. 

  • Ability to appropriately diagnose malfunctions in systems, apparatus, and components using 

test equipment and hand tools and take appropriate steps to correct the problem. 

  • Ability to instruct and train workers to install electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. 

  • Has a clear understanding of the latest edition of the NEC. 


Responsibilities and Requirements 

  • Demonstrates understanding and enthusiastic agreement with the vision and mission of EIG, LLC. 

  • Works to establish, adjust, and maintain work sequences to meet the construction schedule for a given project. 

  • Orders, organizes, and coordinates all project materials and equipment. 

  • Reads and interprets specifications, contract documents, and plans for projects. 

  • Analyzes and quickly resolves any work problems that may arise in a timely manner. 

  • Leads by example—sets, monitors, and enforces the standards of safety (IFE), and exemplary quality of work set forth by EIG, LLC. 

  • Conducts quality control inspections on project sites. 

  • Coordinates with all other crafts working on a job site to ensure smooth transitions. 

  • Excellent listening skills and strong communication skills. 

  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues. 

  • Effective participation in team environment. 

  • Proficient computer skills a plus. 

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience as a journeyman in the installation, of electrical systems, equipment and fixtures using blueprints, schematics and sketches. 

    • 2+ years of experience foreman/leadman in Commercial  Construction. 

    • A strong work ethic and a “can-do” attitude. 

    • A strong desire to learn and grow as a manager of field operations, working under the supervision of the Superintendent. 

    • Pass a background check, including drug test. 

    • Valid Driver’s License. 


    Working Conditions 

    • Continual walking, standing, climbing, stooping, bending, kneeling, reaching, and heavy lifting and carrying. 

    • Work in tiring and uncomfortable positions. 

    • Exposure to temperatures and varying inside conditions. 

    • Some travel is possible. 


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